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6 edition of Totem pole carving found in the catalog.

Totem pole carving

bringing a log to life

by Vickie Jensen

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  • 35 Currently reading

Published by Douglas & McIntyre, University of Washington Press in Vancouver, Seattle .
Written in English

    Places:
  • British Columbia.
    • Subjects:
    • Tait, Norman, 1941-,
    • Niska wood-carving.,
    • Niska sculpture.,
    • Totem poles -- British Columbia.,
    • Niska Indians -- Rites and ceremonies.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementVickie Jensen.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE99.N734 J44 2004
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxi, 175 p. :
      Number of Pages175
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3688826M
      ISBN 10029598368X
      LC Control Number2003055734

        Standing feet high, the pole is carved from a Western Red Cedar tree located on the Olympic Peninsula at Nolan Creek, south of the Hoh Rain Forest. A wind storm in blew the year-old tree to the ground, and Boxley chose it from amongst several trees for the Burner Point totem. Totem Poles and Other Carvings Pacific Northwest Coast Native Carvings and Sulptures are mainly made in wood, argillite, silver, gold, bronze, stone, ivory and glass. The following carvings and sculptures are mainly inspired by Haida and Kwakiutl or Kwakwaka'wakw traditions.

      Re::Hillbilly Totem Pole: Herb,I couldnt make it out west where you live,couldnt take the cold. Thinking up things or items to carve is the easy part to me but carving them is a whole lot harder but its still fun to try too. Im so gald you like this hillbilly totem pole Herb and I . WeBe Tiki is your store in Hawaii for everything Tiki; we specialize in tiki masks, outdoor statues and totems, tiki bar signs, vintage posters, polynesian weapons, koa paddles, hawaiiana, hula lamps and hawaiian luau decorations.

      Get this from a library! Totem pole carving: bringing a log to life. [Vickie Jensen] -- The totem pole in all its power and beauty is a distinctive and widely recognized form of traditional Northwest Coast Native Art. Once nearly lost, this art form is alive and thriving today. In this. Hand made Totem Pole carving West Coast Indian Art 13 2/8"H. $ $ shipping. Sponsored Listings. OLD TRIBE NORTHWEST COAST STYLE EAGLE FISH INDIAN TOTEM POLE NATIVE AMERICAN. $ Native ESKIMO INUIT NATIVE CARVED FIGURE TOTEM STATUE VTG ATQ northwest coast. $ 38” Tall Northwest Coast Native First Nations Carved Cedar.


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He narrates this book, which is far more than a simple explanation of how a totem pole is made. The large-print text explores David's understanding of traditional Indian crafts and folklore, as well as his step-by-step work with his father in carving the pole/5(6). A totem is a spirit being, sacred object, or symbol of a tribe, clan, family or Native American tribe’s tradition provides that each person is connected with nine different animals that will accompany him or her through life, acting as guides.

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